Red roses are about the most romantic flowers you can paint. Their velvety texture is so evocative.
But it’s also a challenge to paint – not least in watercolour.
So in this video I show you the process I went through to achieve those velvety effects:
Why not grab your sketchbook and play around with these techniques this weekend.
If you are inspired to have a go, or you have any other rose painting tips to share, please leave me a comment below!